While David was in the desert, he heard that Nabal was shearing sheep.
So he sent ten young men and said to them, "Go up to Nabal at Carmel and greet him in my name.
Say to him: 'Long life to you! Good health1 to you and your household! And good health to all that is yours!2
References for 1 Samuel 25:6
" 'Now I hear that it is sheep-shearing time. When your shepherds were with us, we did not mistreat3 them, and the whole time they were at Carmel nothing of theirs was missing.
References for 1 Samuel 25:7